August 23, 2019
Peter Martin's The Dictionary Wars: The American Fight Over the English Language shows Noah Webster as the sort of ideologue who's convinced he has a historical mission and carries himself accordingly, writes Scott McLemee.
August 22, 2019
Competition among the viewpoints of various observers, writes John Thelin, ultimately centers on a crucial question: Should academic searches be closed or open?
August 21, 2019
Imprisoned people are desperate to become students, and that desire and economics mandate that we heed their calls, argues Doran Larson.

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August 22, 2019
What can we do in the classroom to link the kind of thoughtful pause it takes to really understand something deeply with the practical skills to manage the constant flood of information?
August 22, 2019
Making the Community College transfer process more seamless and successfu
August 22, 2019
It’s likely not your students. But maybe it should be.


July 12, 2019
Scott McLemee highlights some new and upcoming books that are relevant to the current border crisis.
July 11, 2019
Chad Raymond reviews the colleges that have closed in recent years and suggests a financial indicator of those who may do so in the future.
July 10, 2019
Community college programs don’t adapt all that well to changes in the labor market, Michel Grosz argues.
July 9, 2019
Under the radar as a form of scholarly writing, it has become ubiquitous, explaining the gnarly terrain of theory and arcane realms of scholarship, writes Jeffrey J. Williams.
July 8, 2019
Much of the current debate about education for work has a heavy air of unreality about it, writes Kevin P. Reilly.


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